Jan-May 2020: Tucson, AZ, Adventure Cycling Leadership Training, exploring Arizona.
May 2020: Cross WA.
June-Aug 2020: Great Divide Route tour with friends. 3084 miles.
Sept-Oct 2020:Wild West Route NOBO or Southern Tier to Pacific Coast NOBO.
Maybe…trekking in the Indian Himalayas in fall or head to Southern Europe to ride for the winter.
Future: Back to NZ for TA #2; Pamir Highway/Tajikistan/Central Asia; Wild West Route; Southeast Asia; Europe on Eurovelo routes; Australia’s west coast…
New Bike: 2014 Salsa Ti Fargo, Rohloff/Schmidt hubs, Avid/Yokozona brakes. 700×2.25 tires and bikepacking bags.
Gear: After many decades of touring, backpacking and travel I have every conceivable thing I’ll ever need…
Training: Never enough, but getting more consistent. Touring regularly is the preferred method.
A few things to improve: GPS skills.
That’s the current state of things so far…